Month: March 2014

Yong He Gong Lama Temple : Beijing

Yong He Gong Lama Temple : Beijing

On one of my recent visits to Beijing I decided to stay at the Hutong area near Confucius Temple. It…

6 years ago
Shibuya Crossing – Tobacco and Salt Museum : Tokyo

Shibuya Crossing – Tobacco and Salt Museum : Tokyo

In one of my favorite movies of all time - Lost in Translation - the Shibuya Crossing represents all that's…

6 years ago
Mexican festival near Union Station : Los Angeles

Mexican festival near Union Station : Los Angeles

At the heart of Los Angeles is Union Station, surrounded by a variety of culturally themed neighborhoods. You've got your…

6 years ago
Conservatory of Flowers at Golden Gate Park : San Francisco

Conservatory of Flowers at Golden Gate Park : San Francisco

San Francisco is gorgeous. I enjoyed everything I saw in the last visit, was very impressed with how things looked…

6 years ago
OHenry’s House & Museum : Austin Texas

OHenry’s House & Museum : Austin Texas

While I was walking towards my academic conference at the Austin Convention Center in Austin Texas I noticed a plain…

6 years ago
Meigetsuin Temple : Kamakura Japan

Meigetsuin Temple : Kamakura Japan

The last temple in my Kamakura temple run on my daytrip away from Tokyo is the Meigetsuin Zen Temple dating…

6 years ago
Beijing Hutongs : Fangjia, Nanluoguxiang and Wudaoying

Beijing Hutongs : Fangjia, Nanluoguxiang and Wudaoying

The Beijing Hutongs are alley-ways all across Beijing that represent a traditional disappearing way of life. During my first visit…

6 years ago
Capitol building : Austin Texas

Capitol building : Austin Texas

Possibly one of the most photogenic capitol buildings I've visited in the United States is based in Austin Texas. I…

6 years ago
Engakuji Temple : Kamakura Japan

Engakuji Temple : Kamakura Japan

One of the largest Zen Buddhist temples in Japan and situated in a gorgeous forested area in the lovely Kamakura,…

6 years ago

Thien Hau Temple & Chinese American Museum : China Town Los Angeles

Los Angeles has a large China Town, so naturally I had to pay my respects to my cultural heritage. It's…

6 years ago
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